Buchanan County Auditor and Commissioner of Elections Cindy Gosse has announced that absentee ballots for the School Elections on September 12, 2017, will be available to be voted on Tuesday, August 15, 2017. Due to the historical low voter turnout for School Elections the precincts in the East Buchanan and Independence School Districts will be consolidated. For more information and to view sample ballots click here.
Buchanan County is accepting letters of interest for a Cono Township Trustee and Township Clerk. If you are interested in serving as either a trustee or clerk you must submit a letter of interest on an 8.5x11 sheet of paper to the County Auditor, Courthouse, 210 5th Ave. NE, PO Box 317, Independence, IA 50644 no later than September 5, 2017.
Buchanan County is accepting sealed bid proposals at the Buchanan County Auditor's office until 9:00 a.m., Monday, August 14, 2017 for equipment from the Secondary Roads and Emergency Management Departments.